Flashback

Flashback: Warm Mineral Springs, North Port

Taking the waters at warm Mineral Springs.

01/09/2019 By Pam Daniel

Merry Music

An Afternoon of Operetta

Sarasota Opera brings beautiful melodies to the Venice Performing Arts Center.

12/10/2018 By Pam Daniel

Worth the Drive

These Sarasota Performances are Worth the Drive

Travel up the road for these compelling performances in Sarasota.

11/12/2018 By Kay Kipling

Meet the Conductor

Venice Symphony’s New Conductor Troy Quinn Takes the Baton

In Quinn’s world, works by film composers like John Williams or Danny Elfman and even a pop hit like Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody” mingle with more traditional programming, such as Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony.

11/12/2018 Photography by Kay Kipling

Learn Something New

Venice Offers a Vibrant Variety of Continuing Education Classes

Feed your brain and stretch your life with these great classes and lectures.

11/12/2018 By Hannah Wallace

Article

What Your Money Can Buy in Venice

Here's what $300,00, $500,000 and $800,000 will get you.

11/06/2018 Photography by Robert Plunket

Shop Talk

Sandy McGown Showcases Artful Style in Venice

"My customers like fashion that’s a little different—they’re artsy, they like unusual jewelry and accessories."

10/29/2018 By Megan McDonald

Art on the Beach

The Hermitage’s Fridays @ 5 Kicks off Oct. 12

Enjoy culture and sunset on Manasota Key--for free.

10/10/2018 By Pam Daniel

On Stage

On Stage in Venice at the AACT World Fest

A look at the opening production at Venice Theatre.

06/22/2018 By Kathryn Parks

Meet the Maestro

Troy Quinn Named Music Director for Venice Symphony

The 33-year-old conductor brings a versatile background to Venice.

06/05/2018 By Pam Daniel

The World Onstage

International Thespians Arrive for a Festival of Plays at Venice Theatre

AACT Worldfest takes place June 18-23.

06/01/2018 By Kay Kipling

Concert Planner

Venice Symphony Announces 2018-2019 Season

For its 45th annual season, the symphony will present seven concerts.

05/08/2018 By Pam Daniel

Seafood Sensation

Venice Seafood & Music Festival Returns May 5 and 6

Great food and music in Centennial Park.

05/02/2018 By Pam Daniel

Smokin' Hot

Venice’s Suncoast BBQ & Bluegrass Bash Returns

Great food and music at the Venice Airport Festival grounds April 20 and 21.

04/20/2018 By Pam Daniel

Jaws: The Festival

Venice Shark's Tooth Festival Runs April 13-15

The 26th annual celebration offer fossils, food and family fun.

04/05/2018 By Pam Daniel

Preview

Jazz Legend Dick Hyman Leads 2017 Sarasota Jazz Festival

The Venice-based pianist will both perform and be honored, as well as celebrate his 90th birthday.

03/01/2017 By Kay Kipling